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    World Malaysia minister accuses EU of palm oil ‘trade war’ – France 24

    Malaysia on Monday accused the EU of launching a "trade war" over a plan to curb the use of palm oil in biofuels and threatened retaliatory action at the... Read more via France 24 – Get more World News
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    World Malaysian PM Denounces Caning of Lesbians – Thisdaylive Newspaper

    Malaysian Prime Minister, Dr Mahathir Mohamad, stoked further legal controversy over homosexuality when he denounced the caning of two Muslim women for attempting lesbian sex. His comment came after the Indian Supreme Court ruled... Read more via Thisdaylive Newspaper –...
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    World Former Malaysian PM Najib arrested in $4.5bn 1MDB probe – The Guardian newspaper

    The former Malaysian prime minister, Najib Razak, was arrested on Tuesday, amid an investigation into how billions of dollars went missing from a state fund he founded almost a decade ago. Authorities picked up Najib from his home after serving him with a remand order, two sources close …...
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    World Malaysian grandmother, 99, to run for Parliament – The Sun News

    At 92 years old, ex-Malaysian prime minister, Tun Mahathir Mohamad, will be the country’s oldest Member of Parliament should he win at the next general election. But he might not be the oldest candidate to stand in the upcoming Malaysian polls. Madam Maimun Yusof, 99, stood and lost in both...